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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Sia asks Beatriz if she can help her do what in Chapter 13?
2. What does Carol say happened to her husband in Chapter 6?
3. What is Stacy’s last name in the novel?
4. Sia’s mother tells her as they eat in Chapter 9 that Sia has always wanted to be what?
5. What is the name of the stranger’s niece who is sitting in his car after he has bought Sia a meal from the food truck in Chapter 2?
Short Essay Questions
1. What motivates Sia to ask John to take her to the soup kitchen in Chapter 13? How does John respond?
2. What exchange takes place between Sia and Duke in Chapter 10? How does Sia feel about Duke?
3. What conflict is taking place when Sia awakens in Chapter 6? What does Sia do?
4. Where does Sia ask John to take her after school in Chapter 20? How does he respond?
5. What is Carol’s response when Sia asks her how she came to be homeless in Chapter 6?
6. What clues indicate to Sia where she is located in Chapter 1? Why does Sia not go to the police, considering her condition?
7. How is Sia’s mother described when Sia first observes her in Chapter 13?
8. Whom does Sia encounter at the bakery in Chapter 14? What does Sia order there?
9. What thoughts consume Sia as she falls asleep in the end of Chapter 10?
10. How would you describe the character of Sia as introduced in Chapter 1?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and analyze the characters of Tito and Mikey in the narrative. How old are these characters? What do Tito and Mikey have in common? How do they differ?
Essay Topic 2
Describe and analyze the character of Kyle Barrow in the novel. Why does Kyle appear to dislike Sia? Why does Kyle follow Sia to the bridge? How does Kyle differ from Sia’s friends and her boyfriend?
Essay Topic 3
Describe and analyze the character of Alyz in the novel. How old is Alyz? What was her former profession? What is her current profession? Why do you think Alyz wants to help Sia?
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